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Parkdale Pops! Music, movies and so much more!
Parkdale Pops! Music, movies and so much more!
  • Wednesday July 12th, 2017

Wellington West is home to a number of urban parks - little green oasis that give you a break from the hustle and bustle and let you sit back and relax among friends, or just...

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Welcome these new businesses to the neighbourhood!
Welcome these new businesses to the neighbourhood!
  • Thursday July 6th, 2017

It's been a busy few months here in Wellington West - lots of new businesses have chosen to make the O-Train to Island Park corridor their home!  Take a look at these great...

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Summer in the City - With Kids!
Summer in the City - With Kids!
  • Tuesday July 4th, 2017

Summer's here once again and cheers of "School's out" have tunred to jeers of "what are we going to do today?"  Never fear Wellington West parents - we've got some great...

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Canada 150 - Craft Beer, Crepes & Chocolate and a party at the Carleton Tavern!
Canada 150 - Craft Beer, Crepes & Chocolate and a party at the Carleton Tavern!
  • Wednesday June 28th, 2017

Canada Day is just around the corner and Wellington West is going to bring it like it’s 1867! Lots of local businesses are still open on Canada Day so never fear, there...

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Get on the Bus!
Get on the Bus!
  • Thursday June 22nd, 2017

It’s no longer Wellington West’s best-kept secret.  The word is out about Brew Donkey’s outstanding brewery tours, and with their new show-stopping bus, it’s little...

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Buy Canadian Weekend!
Buy Canadian Weekend!
  • Wednesday June 14th, 2017

Canada's 150th birthday party is just around the corner and you've got nothing to wear!  Well, look no further Ottawa, Wellington West has just what the doctor ordered -...

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Wordsmiths take to Parkdale Park!
Wordsmiths take to Parkdale Park!
  • Thursday June 1st, 2017

It’s on once again! Some of the region’s most celebrated authors will take to Parkdale Park to celebrate all things literary at Prose in the Park! This is the third...

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Westfest Rocks Laroche Park!
Westfest Rocks Laroche Park!
  • Tuesday May 30th, 2017

Heading into its second great year – Westfest is back in Wellington West’s neighbouring burgh of Mechanicsville, and better than ever! This year’s fest is jam-packed...

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Bayview Yards! Building Innovation!
Bayview Yards! Building Innovation!
  • Wednesday May 17th, 2017

You probably noticed the construction activity going on around the old Bayview Yards - if not something for LRT, what, exactly, is going on there? Many local residents have...

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Mother’s Day in Wellington West
Mother’s Day in Wellington West
  • Tuesday May 9th, 2017

This Sunday Wellington West is the place to be to celebrate mothers everywhere! From fabulous fashion to tempting treats, spa days to beautiful bouquets - there’s something...

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The Marble Hydrants - Seven Years On
The Marble Hydrants - Seven Years On
  • Monday May 1st, 2017

You’ve seen them, interacted with them and grabbed a photo or two.  Those marble hydrants, dotting the landscape of Wellington West from Somerset Square to Island Park....

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THE HAPPENING - MAY 3-6, 2017
THE HAPPENING - MAY 3-6, 2017
  • Tuesday April 4th, 2017

THE HAPPENING IS THE PLACE TO BE IN OTTAWA, MAY 3-6, 2017!  We took the best parts of Hintonburg Happening over the last 3 years and created a fresh festival that still...

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Wellington West Vinyl Faces!
Wellington West Vinyl Faces!
  • Tuesday March 21st, 2017

The Juno Awards is a great celebration of Canadian music - and in 2017 the party is in Ottawa! To help support the City of Ottawa Juno Week festivities the Wellington West...

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March In, Dine Out in Wellington West!
March In, Dine Out in Wellington West!
  • Wednesday March 1st, 2017

Got a hankering for something satisfying, nourishing and maybe a little out of the ordinary? Satiate your cravings at one of the over 100 fabulous restaurants, eateries and...

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